Jun
16
to Oct 27

Carp Farmers' Market (runs Saturdays from May 12 to end of October)

  • Carp Fairgrounds, 3790 Carp Rd. (map)
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The 29th season of the Carp Farmers' Market starts on May 12, 2018 and runs until the end of October. Located at the Carp Fairgrounds, it is open every Saturday from 8am to 1pm. There are over 100 vendors to choose from. Check their website frequently for latest events and offerings: carpfarmersmarket.ca.

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Jun
16
to Oct 6

Constance Bay Community Market

  • St. Gabriel's Church, 205 Bayview Dr. (map)
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Constance Bay Community Market is back for another season and will host four markets offering the full market experience with vendors selling a variety of products and services, such fresh vegetables and fruit, honey, maple syrup, jams, jellies, pickles, baked goods, bath and body products, handcrafted gifts, clothing, and decor as well as ready to eat food.  Expect the same great social venue as last year – Barking Barista coffee will be available for purchase, local community groups will be on site sharing their initiatives, and hopefully entertainment as well. The markets will be held:

  • June 16th
  • July 21st
  • August 18th
  • September 15th
  • Special market celebrating Thanksgiving on October 6th
  • Christmas market on December 1st

In addition the markets is planning a series of mini markets when the regular full market is not being held. These markets will make it possible for food producers to provide the community with local produce when it’s freshest, and will feature offerings such as fresh produce, honey, preserves and home baked goods made with local ingredients.

For more details visit: https://marketinthebay.com

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Jun
29
7:00 PM19:00

Diefenbunker Museum - Casino Night Fundraiser

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Celebrate the Museum’s 20th birthday with a 007 Casino Night Fundraiser! This is going to be one epic party you won’t want to miss!

Come dressed to impress in your favourite 007-themed attire. You’ll experience the excitement of playing your favourite casino games 75 feet underground: poker, craps, roulette, black jack, horseracing, and more. You’ll also get thousands of dollars in “funny money” to play with and when you’re ready to cash in, you can use your winnings to enter into draws and win stellar prizes.

Check out The Vault Lounge where you can kick back on leather couches – listening to 007 themed music. If you’re looking for more action, see if you have what it takes to escape the Mobile Escape Cage in the Vault. We’ll lock you up and give you a short time to solve a series of mysteries and clues to escape! Think you have what it takes?
Even if you don’t escape, you can cut a rug on the dance floor. Let DJ OscarD entertain you throughout the night while playing your favourite tunes from the 60’s to the 90’s. Be sure to request your favourite song at checkout. Bet you never thought you’d dance in a Cold War Bunker!

Throughout the night, you’ll be able to indulge in a selection of appetizers, a black and red candy bar, and specialty drinks. We’ll be sure to serve your martinis shaken, not stirred.
We want you to remember this incredible night! Embrace your inner spy and become a master of disguise in our themed photo booth! You’ll be able to go home with printed photos and then access the digital ones online after the party is over!

Cash bar. No ATM on site. Tickets: $95 per person. Tickets will not be sold at the door. Buy tickets on EVENTBRITE.  Tax receipts available – be sure to include your mailing address at check out. (The Diefenbunker Museum is a registered Charity: 869747691 RR0001). Your ticket includes:

  • access to all casino games
  • $5,000 in funny money
  • one free beverage of your choice,
  • appetizers and candy bar
  • fun photo booth with props
  • escape cage
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Jul
1
10:00 AM10:00

Diefenbunker Museum - Canada Day

Join the Diefenbunker Museum on Canada’s 151st Birthday. They will have family-friendly activities, including face-painting, a maple leaf scavenger hunt through the entire 4 story underground Bunker, an obstacle course, and more! This year they are excited to offer Little Ray’s Reptiles. The reptile show timing is still to be determined. There will also be a BBQ with hot dogs and veggie dogs, as well as frozen treats and drinks for an affordable price! Please note the special hours of 10am – 2pm. Free admission.

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Jun
3
10:00 AM10:00

St. Paul's United Church - Fiddle Service

  • St. Paul's United Churhc, 3760 Carp Rd. (map)
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An extra special worship service will be held at St. Paul’s United Church Carp, 3760 Carp Road, Carp. on June 3 as they welcome fiddlers to their sanctuary. Bring your friends and family to help welcome the guests. Toes will be tapping, hands will be clapping as the congregation worships with music and song. Music will begin at 10:00am. Service will start at 10:30am. For more info: stpaulsunitedcarp@sympatico.ca, 613-839-2155

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Jun
2
to Jun 3

Doors Open Ottawa - Ward 5 Buildings

  • Doors Open Ottawa - Various buildings in Ward 5 (map)
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The City of Ottawa is proud to present Doors Open Ottawa, a free annual architectural event that celebrates our community’s built heritage. On June 2 and 3, discover the secrets and stories of over 140 buildings that have shaped the Ottawa landscape. CLICK HERE for a listing of all buildings participating from across the City. Below are the buildings participating in West Carleton-March:

Canadian Space Services
2336 Craig's Side Rd.
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

Carleton Masonic Lodge 465
3704 Carp Rd.
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

Carp Exhibit Hall  
3790 Carp Rd. Map
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 8:00 to 13:00

Diefenbunker: Canada's Cold War Museum *
3929 Carp Rd. Map (link is external)
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00
* pre-registration is required. To register visit: https://diefenbunker.ca/events/event/doors-open/

Ottawa Fire Stations
Station 84 - 3449 Old Almonte Road, Carp
Station 64 - 475 Donald B. Munro Drive, Carp
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

Pinhey's Point Historic Site
270 Pinhey's Point Rd., Dunrobin Map (link is external)
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

St. Mary's Anglican Church
2574 Sixth Line Rd., Dunrobin
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 12:00 to 16:00
Sunday, June 3, 2018 - 12:00 to 16:00

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Jun
2
to Jun 3

Dunrobin Plant Sale

  • St. Mary's Anglican Church, 2574 Sixth Line Rd. (map)
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St. Mary's Anglican Church is hosting their annual plant sale on Saturday, June 2, 9am to 5pm and Sunday, June 3, 10am until everything is sold.  25 to 30 varieties of perennials: asters, hostas, calendulas, shasta daisy, black eyed susans, day lilies, sedums.  2574 Sixth Line Rd, Dunrobin
 

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May
26
6:00 PM18:00

St. Isidore Church - "Happy Days" Dance

  • St. Isidore Church Hall, 1135 March Rd. (map)
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St. Isidore Church "Happy Days" dance with 50-60s music with a live band, taking place on May 26, 2018. Doors open at 6pm and dance till your feet hurt! Burgers and fries. Cash bar. Cost is $25 and can purchased at St. Isidore Church office and 'My Sister's Closet' on March Road. Prizes for best dressed. Funds to the Shepherds of Good Hope/Hope Living Residence in Kanata. Tickets: St. Isidore's church office (613-592-1961) and Pat McKinnon (613-839-5875)

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May
26
10:00 AM10:00

Ottawa River Canoe Club - Open House

  • Ottawa River Canoe Club, 1610 Sixth Line Rd. (map)
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The Ottawa River Canoe Club (ORCC) is holding an Open House on May 26, from 10am to 3pm (rain date June 9).  You’ll have the opportunity to paddle in a canoe, kayak, dragon boat, stand-up paddling (SUP) and outrigger. Demonstrations will also be given throughout the day. ORCC offers summer camps for children aged 6-15 years old, and a Children’s Introductory Evening and Saturday morning Paddling Program. They have youth and adult programs from May to September, for competitive racing, masters sprint paddling, dragon boat, outrigger, and stand-up paddling (SUP). The club also offers recreational and competitive programs for adults and youth with a physical (Para) or intellectual (Paddle All) disability. ORCC is located at the corner of 6th Line Road and Cameron Harvey Drive.
Visit www.ottawarivercanoe.com for more details about the Open House and programs.

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May
15
7:30 PM19:30

Huntley Township Historical Society Meeting

The Huntley Township Historical Society Meeting is happening Tuesday, May 15, at 7:30pm, at Carp Memorial Hall, 3739 Carp Rd. Huntley History Trivia Night will feature a knowledgable Quizmaster and audience participation. Come and have some fun with interesting facts about early days in Huntley Township. Everyone welcome. Light refreshments.
Voluntary donations appreciated. For more information contact Joan 613-470-0060.

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May
1
to May 7

National Youth Week

  • Richcraft Rec Complex, 4101 Innovation Dr. (map)
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National Youth Week in Canada is May 1-7, 2018. For more information on activities and events happening relating to Youth Week, go to: https://youthconnexion2.wixsite.com/youthconnexion/national-youth-week.

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Apr
29
to May 5

Rural Root Theatre - Spring Production of "Steel Magnolias

  • Constance Bay Comm Centre, 262 Len Purcell Dr. (map)
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Rural Root Theatre's spring production of Steel Magnolias will run on April 29 at 2pm and May 1 to 5 at 7:30pm. Will take place at the Northwind Centre (formerly the Constance and Buckham’s Bay Community Centre). Tickets are $15. For more details and to purchase tickets visit: http://www.ruralroot.org/steel-magnolias/.

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